Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Generation X by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults in Generation X by importance of religion

% of adults in Generation X who say religion is…

State Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 107. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 77% 10% 7% 5% < 1% 107
Arizona 53% 23% 13% 8% 1% 127
California 48% 26% 13% 13% 1% 762
Colorado 38% 33% 15% 13% 1% 134
Florida 52% 25% 9% 13% 1% 389
Georgia 65% 21% 6% 7% 1% 208
Illinois 53% 26% 10% 11% < 1% 270
Indiana 47% 27% 12% 13% < 1% 134
Kentucky 60% 30% 7% 3% < 1% 100
Louisiana 71% 17% 4% 7% < 1% 108
Maryland 44% 30% 13% 12% < 1% 156
Massachusetts 32% 27% 21% 19% < 1% 167
Michigan 46% 26% 13% 13% 1% 183
Minnesota 44% 25% 17% 14% < 1% 128
Missouri 49% 30% 9% 12% < 1% 120
New Jersey 45% 33% 12% 9% 1% 188
New York 46% 25% 13% 15% 1% 378
North Carolina 64% 19% 8% 9% 1% 210
Ohio 48% 31% 10% 11% < 1% 212
Pennsylvania 49% 28% 10% 12% 1% 275
South Carolina 77% 12% 7% 3% 1% 109
Tennessee 70% 21% 4% 4% 1% 122
Texas 63% 22% 7% 8% < 1% 585
Virginia 59% 23% 8% 9% < 1% 193
Washington 42% 20% 22% 16% < 1% 155
Wisconsin 42% 33% 11% 14% < 1% 120

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